Year: 2016

Join Us at FemRhet 2017

Greetings! We, the members of the planning committee, are thrilled to host the 2017 Feminisms and Rhetorics conference.  

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Feminisms and Rhetorics 2017: Call for Reviewers

The site host committee at the University of Dayton invites scholars to review paper and panel proposals for the 2017 Feminisms and Rhetorics Conference.  Reviewers will be responsible for: evaluating the potential quality of conference papers, panels, roundtables, and other

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Be Yourself on the Job Search

Lydia McDermott Assistant Professor of Composition and Director of the Center for Writing and Speaking at Whitman College Around this time of year, I find myself thanking the rhetoric gods that I am no longer on the job market. You

Posted in Featured Guest Bloggers

Become the Next Web Coordinator for the CFSHRC

The Coalition of Feminist Scholars in the History of Composition and Rhetoric seeks its next Web Coordinator to maintain, monitor, and update the organization’s website. The Web Coordinator typically collaborates with CFSHRC Executive and Advisory Board members as needed. Approximate

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Job Seekers, Be Like the Willow Tree

Guest post by Erin Costello Wecker, Ph.D.  Assistant Professor of English Director of Composition The University of Montana At the 4C16 CFSHRC event, Lydia McDermott, Letizia Guglielmo and I co-hosted a mentoring table on preparing for the job market. Now

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Let’s Celebrate and Share Our Work!

Members of the Coalition of Feminist Scholars in the History of Rhetoric and Composition are busy publishing, researching, teaching, designing, leading, and mentoring. And in the process we’re shaping the future of our field.  In this blog post series, let’s

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Exploring RSA16 Twitter Data

The Coalition’s Director of Digital Media and Outreach Patricia Fancher asked me to write up some reflections about the data visualizations that I created with a corpus of tweet data from the 2016 Rhetoric Society of America conference. I took

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Introducing the Coalition’s 1st Archivist & Historian

Greeting Coalition Members! My name is Alexis Ramsey-Tobienne and I am the Coalition’s first Archivist and Historian. My task is two-fold: to help capture, preserve, and share the Coalition’s rich history through the expansion of our current archive (now freely

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Introducing the Journal of Veterans Studies

Hello and thank you for your attention. Now that I have it, I’d like to make two brief introductions. Introduction 1: My name is Mariana Grohowski. I am an Assistant Professor of English at Indiana University Southeast. I was recently

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With Our New Name, We’ve Refocused Our Mission

When the Coalition was first formed in 1989, our organization was one of the few places that women in the field, especially those doing historical work, could gather to mentor and be mentored, to create and join in community.  When

Posted in President's Blog